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Power Quality - Metering - Switchgear - DIRIS Digiware - Load Break Switches


Managing power and protecting people, equipment and installations, Socomec’s expertise in this domain is unquestionable; the company is an undisputed leader in power switching and changeover functions and has been a specialist manufacturer of electrical equipment since 1922.

  • Automatic transfer systems
  • Load break switches, DC & PV switches
  • Fuse protection
  • Electronic safety (insulation monitoring, ELR, surge protection


Load break switches SIRCO, SIDER, SIDERMAT, SIRCO PV; Fuse combination switches FUSERBLOC, FUSOMAT, Fuses BS88, NFC/DIN, UR; Motor protection; Manual, motorised and automatic changeover switches SIRCOVER, ATYS; Differential protection RESYS; Protection against overvoltage SURGYS; Busbar supports and Flexibar.

Enclosed ATyS

  • Approved automatic transfer switch equipment from 40 to 3200A
  • Automatic transfer between two supply sources to ensure continuity of supply to critical loads
  • No break transfer to bypass during maintenance or commissioning
  • IEC 61439-2, 60947-6-1, 60947-3, BS 60947-6-1

Metering & Power Quality

Improving the energy performance of buildings and installations.

  • Measure power consumption, identify sources of excess consumption & raise occupant awareness
  • Limit reactive energy & prevent associated tariff penalties
  • Use best tariffs, check supplier invoicing & accurately distribute energy bills amongst consumer entities


Active MID approved energy meters COUNTIS E; Power monitoring and energy management DIRIS DIGIWARE; Multifunction meters DIRIS A; Energy management and power monitoring software suite N’VIEW; Wireless meters DIRIS; Comms gateway DIRIS G; Branch circuit monitoring and retrofit metering.


  • Monitor both energy consumption & power quality whilst saving space in the panel
  • Class 0.5 accuracy to IEC 61557-12 from 2-120% of nominal current (In)
  • PreciSense guarantees measurement accuracy across the global measurement chain regardless of the load profile
  • VirtualMonitor provides remote access for the real-time monitoring of protective devices across the entire installation without additional hardware or wiring
  • AutoCorrect guarantees the measurement system is working correctly, with automatic wiring control & error correction, also being available off-load


Electrical network analyser identifies the sources of failure before they reach a critical point for the application.

  • Network analyser for the prevention of quality faults & optimising the costs of electricity
  • First analyser in Europe with IEC 62586-2 Class A certification
  • Large colour touchscreen with display identical to the web server’s
  • Compatible with all facilities

Lab Testing Facilities

  • Short circuit test platform
  • Mechanical: endurance & mechanical shocks
  • Environment: functional or electric tests under extreme conditions (temperature, salt spray, vibration)
  • AC/DC endurance: in operation & under controlled temperatures (arcs, LV/HV power cuts)
  • Temperature rise, metrology & electromagnetic compatibility

A member of ASEFA and the LOVAG, it is also accredited by COFRAC, UL (CTDP), CSA (shared certification) and KEMA.

Power Control

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Socomec Product Range switchgear metering power quality SOCOMEC U.K. Limited
Units 7A-9A
Lakeside Business Park
Broadway Lane South Cerney

Tel: 01285 863300
Fax: 01285 862304

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SOCOMEC U.K. Limited
Knowle Piece Wilbury Way

Tel: 01462 440033

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